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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

Located in: University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

Phone: 520-621-4516

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Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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    Based on 60 reviews
  • #65 of 309 things to do in Tucson
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Nice Little Visit!

We arrived too early to be able to see the planetarium presentation, so we got in for half price. It was a great little visit. We loved the gem collection and the room with puzzles. We spend about...

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Awesome Mineral Museum within the Flandrau

We went primarily for the mineral display and we were not disappointed. There is a huge collection but what is even more fascinating were the work of jewelry artists on display. The science museum...

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Many redundant examples of minerals

We went primarily for the Modern Gem and Jewelry Collection, which provides lovely examples of jewelry, but more scientific information about the jewels would have made the display a better fit for a...

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